Adding/Subtracting Fractions - Teaching teachers to teach fractions using other strategies than shortcuts. Understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining and separating parts referring to the same whole.
When I first started teaching adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators to my fifth graders, I quickly realized that they needed some concrete step-by-step directions. They also needed a way to organize their work. I racked my brain for a
Fraction Butterfly Mini Anchor Chart FREEBIE - cross multiply to compare fractions, find equivalent fractions with a common denominator, and add & subtract fractions with different denominators. I wonder is this common core math ?
Math 6 Lesson Lesson and Lesson Your students will enjoy adding and subtracting fractions with this math game. Students will add and subtract fractions with common denominators (some mixed numbers are included).
Fractions Flip Book - A Fraction Resource for Teachers, Students and Parents
This adding and subtraction fractions set is the perfect tool to teach your students the first standard in the common core. By completing the activities in this set, your students will understand how to add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators.
Practice math concepts with LEGO® bricks! These printable math challenge cards will have kids exploring number concepts in a fun and hands-on way. Print them, add a basket of bricks, and you have an instant math center! I created them with 6-8 year olds in mind, or first and second grade. They will be too challenging for most first graders at the start of the school year, but will be suitable for the second semester or for kids who need more of a challenge in math. (Maybe a center for…